Taliban Shadow Deputy Governor for Badghis Province Arrested From Quetta

Taliban’s shadow deputy governor for Badghis province has been arrested from Quetta, Pakistani security officials said.

The shadow deputy governor for Badghis province, Qari Salahuddin along with seven other Taliban members were arrested from a house in Nasrullah Khan Chawk on Saturday, Taliban officials told Daily Times on condition of anonymity.

Salahuddin was Taliban’s governor for Faryab province until recently and had influence in northern provinces, especially Faryab. Salahuddin was shifted to an unknown place while others were released, they said.

2 / December 2020